Spanish National Team coach Luis Enrique has announced the Spain’s squad for upcoming matches of UEFA Nations League 2022 in the month of June. Spain will play against Portugal, Czech Republic and Switzerland in June 2022 international break. The two main picks in the squad who made headlines are Ansu Fati and Marco Asensio. The Barcelona youngster returns to the Spanish squad after having recovered from the injury which due to which he was sidelined for the last few months. Marco Asensio has failed to impress this year and has also lost his place in Real Madrid’s XI. But still Luis Enrique has called him up for the Nations League fixtures. Some notable players who failed to get a place in the squad due to injuries included Pedri González, Yeremy Pino, Gerard Moreno and Mikel Oyarzabal. Another big omission is Manchester Untied goalkeeper, David De Gea. He has been in excellent form and it has been clear in the past few months that he has not been included in the plans of Luis Enrique. Spain will be eager to give an excellent performance this time after they missed out on the Euro final as they lost to Italy on penalties. Spain was also the Nations League finalist last season, where they lost to France. Let’s take a look at Spain UEFA Nations League 2022 Squad.
Spain UEFA Nations League 2022 Squad
Goalkeepers: Unai Simón (Athletic), Robert Sanchez (Brighton), David Raya (Brentford).
Defenders: Inigo Martinez (Athletic), Pau Torres (Villarreal), Dani Carvajal (Real Madrid), Jordi Alba and Eric García (Barcelona), Aymeric Laporte (Manchester City), Cesar Azpilicueta and Marcos Alonso (Chelsea).
Midfielders: Sergio Busquets and Gavi (Barcelona), Koke and Marcos Llorente (Atlético), Rodri (Manchester City), Thiago (Liverpool) and Carlos Soler (Valencia).
Forwards: Alvaro Morata (Juventus), Marco Asensio (Real Madrid), Raul de Tomas (Espanyol), Dani Olmo (RB Leipzig), Pablo Sarabia (Sporting Club), Ansu Fati and Ferran Torres (Barcelona).
Spain UEFA Nations League 2022 Group
Spain have been placed in Group A2 for the 2022/23 Nations League alongside the Czech Republic, Portugal, and Switzerland.
Spain UEFA Nations League 2022 Schedule
Portugal (H) – June 2
Czech Republic (A) – June 5
Switzerland (A) – June 9
Czech Republic (H) – June 12
The preparation of Spain UEFA Nations League 2022 Squad will begin on May 30 in Madrid. They will start their Nations League campaign in Seville on June 2 against Portugal. Spain will travel to Prague to play against Czech Republic on June 5. For their third match, they will visit Switzerland on June 9. Spain’s will play their last match of June at home against the Czech Republic on June 12 in Málaga.